Off-Broadway Theater News and Reviews

How Journalist David Holthouse Put His Harrowing Story Onstage
By Bethany Rickwald · Oct 31, 2014

With the help of director Markus Potter, Holthouse brings the story of his childhood rape and the planned murder of his attacker to the stage.

Move Over, Britney. Ten-Year-Old Novice Tori Murray Is Next to Join Ruthless! The Musical's Starry Ranks
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 31, 2014

Ruthless! cocreator Joel Paley giggles with his musical's newest star over her petrified audition-room entrance and her new repertoire of four-letter words.

How a Newspaper Strike Killed Gerald Freedman's Broadway Musical A Time for Singing
By David Gordon · Oct 31, 2014

Freedman is the coauthor, with John Morris, of the How Green Was My Valley-based tuner, which returns to New York this weekend courtesy of York Theatre Company.

Newsies Tour Adds New Song
By Editorial Staff · Oct 31, 2014

Alan Menken and Jack Feldman have created a song especially for Crutchie.

Jeremy Jordan, Breaking Character, at 54 Below
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 31, 2014

The Tony-nominated Newsies and Smash star makes his solo cabaret debut at Broadway's supper club.

The Real Thing
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 30, 2014

Ewan McGregor and Maggie Gyllenhaal make their Broadway debuts in this Tom Stoppard revival.

Lips Together, Teeth Apart
By David Gordon · Oct 29, 2014

Second Stage Theatre revives Terrence McNally's 1991 drama with a cast led by Tracee Chimo.

John Pizzarelli & Jessica Molaskey: Grownup Songs
By Zachary Stewart · Oct 29, 2014

Autumn at Café Carlyle means 70 minutes of musical bliss with John Pizzarelli and Jessica Molaskey.

Father Comes Home From the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)
By Zachary Stewart · Oct 28, 2014

Pulitzer Prize winner Suzan-Lori Parks embarks on a Civil War epic at the Public Theater.